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CSPAN
Sep 24, 2012 7:00am EDT
washington university, showing president obama with a slight edge. governor romney was leading in may. now the latest poll shows president obama up with 50%. some other tidbits about this poll. it says -- obama leads from the on the issues of handling the economy, foreign policy, taxes, medicare, and standing up for the middle class. but romney leaves on better handling of the federal budget and spending. 38% of voters surveyed said the presidential debates are not an important factor in their vote and 84% said that they would not consider voting for another candidate. your top issues. we want to hear from romney and obama supporters and undecided voters. scott is up first in texas. caller: i believe romney will win with a landslide. the economy, gas prices, for and policy, the debt. the obama administration has been a total failure. i don't know what else we should have expected from the least qualified individual to ever hold office. host: what qualifies mitt romney for the presidency? caller: his entire life. he is one of the most compassionate, caring individuals. he is not the narciss
CSPAN
Sep 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
the arena. a speech by president obama. by the way, the national convention of the democrats was the first nominating convention of a major party ever held in the state of north carolina. lots to talk about and preview for you this morning. and dan bowls writes in "the washington post" this morning, why is washington as divided as ever? there's a shot of president obama waving after speaking to thousands of supporters in iowa. the main headline said who stood in the way of change? obama vowed a new era of unity. why is washington as divided as ever. want to ask you that question this morning we welcome your phone calls to the segment as well as your tweets and your e-mails. democrats, call 202-737-0001. republicans, 737-0002. and independents, 202-628-0205. we look forward to hearing from you. why do you think washington is as divided as ever? that's the at the nowhere of the piece today. he said despite partisanship, there's polarization. deep as it's been in modern time, instead of cooperation, there is confrontation, instead of civility, there's rudeness. the political system seems fro
CSPAN
Sep 4, 2012 7:00am EDT
, michelle obama, and the mayor of san antonio are two of the featured speakers at the time warner cable a real not in an uptown charlotte. 400 alternates and 5900 delegates will be at the convention. 50% of the democratic delegates are women. here is the front page of "of the charlotte observer" this morning. -- first page -- front page of "the charlotte observer" this morning. the convention kicks off in at 5:00 p.m. we will go over the schedule in just a few minutes. "voters in the second term undeserved, country is worse off." a belief that president obama does not deserve election according to a new poll. voters say that the nation is in worse condition now than it was in 2008. they say that obama does not deserve reelection. that is the top line of this poll. that seems to be a constant theme in this morning's papers. are you better off? that is the question this morning for the first section of "of the washington journal." are you better off than you were four years ago? for democrats, 202-737-0001. for republicans, 202-737-0002. for independents, 202-628-0205. please allow 30 day
CSPAN
Sep 7, 2012 7:00am EDT
. host: president barack obama last night at the democratic national convention in charlotte, north carolina, accepting his party's nomination to run for president for the second time, a second term as 44th president of the united states. good morning and welcome. we will spend the first 40 minutes getting your reaction to the president's speech and what you saw last night at the convention. the numbers to call -- if you have called in the last 30 days, give others a chance. and be sure to mute your television or radio. you can also reach us on twitter. e-mails are welcome, too. and you can find us on facebook. we will read some of those po sts. once again, the morning and welcome. we will get to your phone calls in a moment. somes how it is playing in of the headlines across the country this morning -- and in the washington post -- and in the wall street journal -- lots more coming up. let's get to your phone calls. brian is waiting on our independent line. what did you hear last night in the president's speech? caller: all the speeches were pretty good, but, to be quite honest, it
CSPAN
Sep 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
. specifically on what the governor -- former governor massachusetts, mitt romney, and president barack obama had said yesterday. specifically yesterday said -- specifically we want your general level confidence in each candidate on the area of foreign policy. here are the numbers to call. for democrats, 202-737-0001. for republicans, 202-737-0002. for independents, 202-628-0205. if you would like to take part in the program, there are different ways to do that. twitter.com/c-spanwj,an.o facebook.com or e-mail at journal@c-span.org. "the baltimore sun" encapsulate the speeches yesterday. they pointed out that president barack obama made an impassioned defense of the expression of freedom worldwide. mitt romney urged other nations to emulate the free economy and suggested that the obama leadership in the middle east has been inadequate and reactive. this is a short piece to start us off from the president at united nations yesterday, talking about the middle east. [video clip] >> i believe that this message must be rejected by all those who respect our common humanity. i have made it clear that th
CSPAN
Sep 6, 2012 7:00am EDT
>> i want barack obama to be the next president of the united states. i proudly nominate him to be the standard bearer of the democratic party. ♪ like [captioning performed by national captioning institute] [captions copyright national cable satellite corp. 2012] host: after a 48 minute speech by bill clinton, president obama became the official nominee of the democratic party last night. the first time a former president has nominated a successor. we want to get your reaction to president clinton's speech and to hear what you think president obama should talk about it his acceptance speech tonight. members are on the screen. -- numbers are on the sreen. if you happen to be a de legate and want to talk about what you've seen, we want to hear from you as well. you can also contact us electronically. you can see the different ways there. facebook if you want to make a comment or continue the conversation. or send an e-mail. here is the front page. "the charlotte observer." here is "the wall street journal." from a front-page view of "the financial times." although it is custo
CSPAN
Sep 3, 2012 7:00am EDT
time of that campaign rally. we, the washington examiner yesterday had this article. obama to try to make case for sticking with him. don't expect president obama to try to reinvent himself this week at the democratic national convention. instead, he and a slew of his defenders will seek to convince voters to stick with the president they know, rather than gamble on someone they don't. a challenging task, tpeufpb that most americans say the country is heading in the wrong direction. that's from the washington examiner this morning, and that's what we're asking you this morning. president obama, 2008 voters, are you sticking with him? yes or no? two hundred two is the area code, you say yes you're sticking with him here in 2012, 737-ooo16789, there's a number for you to dial, 202-737-ooo2 if you say no, you're changing your mind. you can also make a comment on our facebook page, facebook.com/c-span or send in a tweet and there's a couple of different ways of sending in a tweet. you can do it at c-span wj for the "washington journal" or you can use the hash tag c-span dnc, which is
CSPAN
Sep 28, 2012 7:00am EDT
example is every day in "the washington post," whenever there is a picture printed of barack obama or mitt romney, the picture of barack obama always has that beautiful barack obama smile on it. it's the best picture they could find of barack. and then right below it, there will be a picture of mitt romney with a sneer and he's very angry, like he's yelling at a crowd. but when, in fact, there's thousands of pictures available of mitt romney with a beautiful smile on his face and really looking positive and happy. they refuse to print those pictures. for people who don't read but just look at pictures -- there's a lot of people like that. that's one thing that the mainstream media in print, in newspapers, the "new york times," "washington post," they do it all the time. they used to find every glowing picture possible of hillary clinton that they could find. host: all right, kevin, we're going to leave it there and move on to beverly in kearney, missouri, on our democrats line. good morning. caller: good morning, peter. host: how are you? caller: i'm fine. you look nice as usual. you know,
CSPAN
Sep 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
then, barack obama was the guy who picked me up for our dates in a car that was so rusted out, i could actually see the pavement going by in a hole on the passenger side door [laughter] he was the guy whose proudest possession was a coffee table he found in a dumpster. [laughter] and who's on a pair of decent shoes was a half a size too small. host: the front page of "the charlotte observer" - and "the chicago shop -- and of the chicago sun-times." we want to hear from you on the role of the first lady in campaigns. we have also set aside our fourth line this morning if you happen to be a democratic national convention delegates. we would love to hear from you and your experiences. you can contact us electronically as well. on the front page of "the richmond times dispatch" -- and "the boston globe" -- "the chicago tribune" -- "hartford currant" --- here is "the oran county register" --- "the l.a. times" -- here is" a washington times" we want to hear about you on the role of the first lady in a presidential campaign. mrs. obama is not the first lady to speak at a presidential conventi
CSPAN
Sep 18, 2012 7:00am EDT
: he told the truth. the american people cannot take it. this is not as bad as obama's blunder about telling president putin i can even more flexible when i get reelected. we still have a voice and a good mind and we still live in the best country. thank you. host: now to a democratic caller in west virginia. good morning. ahead. caller: i watched the video. romney is a spoiled kid. only thing he wants to do is be president. he does not care what he does for anybody. that's just his ambition, to be president. host: let me get your response to what the vice presidential nominee paul ryan said yesterday. he was in des moines. he said, "i remember the one time president obama was talking to donors in san francisco -- some are comparing this video to the video of president obama, the nominee at the time, at a fund-raiser in 2008. caller: romney will not show his tax returns. he worked for bain. all it did was bring companies to make. a make. he is a businessman. he never ran a business, he just tore them down. the ones that kept the business is going. they just told them what to do and m
CSPAN
Sep 29, 2012 7:00am EDT
be frustrated that president barack obama cannot enact his legislative agenda without the help of a sympathetic congress. we're going to get back to more of that. but first, randy is on our line for republicans. randy, where you calling from this morning? >> chapel hill, north carolina. host: all right. so, are you one party, divided government? how do you come down on this one? caller: well, i just always wanted to say keep the system in congress the way it is. but here's the deal, and i'll be quick. i have two separate caucuses control their own taxes. republicans, their caucus would control all the taxes that republicans pay, and we republicans could pay for all the b.t. bombers and the infrastructure, all the things that we want, and the democrats can take all of their taxes they collect and pay for the social programs. and then, in the middle, all the sings that we both absolutely agree on, we just cut it in half and pay for that and then that way the things that each other don't like, both sides, we'd be able to pay for their own things that they want. host: that is a very interesting way
CSPAN
Sep 27, 2012 7:00am EDT
of ohio. president obama with a five piont lead. president clinton hinting an arm of al qaeda was behind the attacks. a wall street journal stories says companies are changing how health care will be a provided to their employees. they will give their workers a fixed amount of money and allow them to choose their own medical company. consumer spending saw the largest rise in 2011 suggesting customers are spending more at restaurants, clothing, and for health care. we will look at what the labor department found out. but we want to talk to you about your spending habits as they stand today. are you spending more, and if you are tell us why. if you want to reach out to us on social media, @cspanwj for twitter. you can always send us an e- mail. here is a story yesterday and "the wall street journal." the labor department said all areas rose last year. we will see a little bit more of the breakdown of what the labor department found out. as far as your spending habits are concerned, we are interested in getting a gauge on where you are at. give us a call and tell us why. again, on social me
CSPAN
Sep 19, 2012 7:00am EDT
a private fund-raiser. looking at reaction from president obama to and from nam le's fellow republicans and from people around the country. we're interested in hearing from the republicans this morning to get your take on the gop presidential candidate. is this a blip on the radar, an opportunity, or perhaps something else? we would like the republican reaction. we have split the phone lines regionally this morning. give us a call at -- everyone can participate in the discussion on our social media platforms on twitter and facebook. you can also e-mail us. a very good morning to you on this september 19. i want to show you how that romney remark is playing in some of the papers from around the country this morning -- we will be going through all these papers this morning. i would like to show the hartford current this morning -- i want to read today from the front page of the wall street journal -- we want to hear from you this morning, from republicans, to get your sense of what this story means, how much it will play in this election. as republicans are calling this morning, we go to
CSPAN
Sep 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
and the economy followed by tim snyder a bloomberg news and his story on the result of present obama's pledged to start a green revolution. the u.s. ambassador to libya was killed along with embassy staffers. congress continues its brief work in washington. in chicago, the teachers' strike enters its third day with no agreement. we would like to hear from you this morning, whether you think teachers should be allowed to strike. we have special phone lines. if you are agitator, which include teachers and administrators, call. if you are a parent, call. and all other callers can read us.reach you can also find us online. send us a tweet. you can also find us on facebook. we are also on e-mail. let's take a look at the latest on the chicago teachers strike. this is the front page of the chicago tribune -- the national papers are also covering this story today. we're asking you this morning if you think educators should be allowed to strike? do you see their jobs as too valuable? the class room too important to be put at risk by strikes? or do you see it as an important way they can exercise their
CSPAN
Sep 14, 2012 7:00am EDT
has been stolen directly because of tim geithner and a barack obama. the a immediate result of that is china will no longer -- we will have to go back into afghanistan with armed consultants to mine lithium from afghanistan. the good news is for liberals, it has also destroyed 50% of the wealth of mitt romney. it has destroyed 50% of the wealth for george bush. now they have decided to continue this destruction of american wealth on a month by month basis. it is like pulling a pint of blood out every month. sooner or later you will run out of wealth and the blood. host: thank you. a comment related to wealth of households. our final hour this morning we will be looking at the new annual survey from the census department looking at the net wealth of american households, tracing it over time to see how american families are fearing in these post recessionary days. next is debbiek, a democrat. caller: the previous caller is exactly right. our wealth has dropped 50%. the valley of my house has dropped 75%. my eye are a dropped 50%. it was not barack obama that put these horrible
CSPAN
Sep 9, 2012 7:00am EDT
paying back what we owe? we will go off a fiscal cliff and it is pretty scary and we're watching obama and by and say not to worry about it. hope and change -- i hope to see what happens with more hope and change. host: you concede this photograph from inside the white house. mitch mcconnell and check looby. this is a meeting that took place inside the cabinet room. they remember that inside friday afternoon the have a news conference which he came into the conference for an agreement he thought he had but failed. the president wanted additional taxes. the republican speaker said that was not possible. bob will be with us on monday morning to take your calls on his next book. vivian is on the phone. everything is being held up by the congress. they are not try to let anything go right. they said they want obama to fail. if this stuff as again, it is all because of the republican congressman. they want anything to go through. it is up to the republicans. thank you. host: john lason is the chair back from the convention in dealing with enough issues. the entitlement programs and a big pr
CSPAN
Sep 15, 2012 7:00am EDT
and president obama. we want to get your thoughts on that this morning. who do you trust on foreign policy in campaign 2012. the numbers are on your screen. you can get in touch with us via social media -- host: we will take a look at an article by james kitfield in "the national journal." he will be our guest later in the airport. the election is a test of competing world views. this is from the august 27 edition. now, regarding governor running romney -- we will look at some points of conflict regarding different areas around the globe but let's go to the phones. our first call regarding campaign 2012 -- who do you trust on foreign policy? our first call comes from south carolina, good morning. caller: thanks for taking my call. i trust president obama. mitt romney wants to go to war again with by ren and we don't need another war. -- with iran and we don't need another war. obama has done everything he can as president. we had a national tragedy and he wants to politicize it. i don't trust mitt romney. he wants to go to war again. i love with the president is doing. people wanted freedo
CSPAN
Sep 8, 2012 7:00am EDT
. and it to me is sabotaging black folks not to find jobs. i supported mccain. but after obama won i supported him. and i do not think is his fault. he has a congress that is not working with him. black people are being punished for supporting obama. you are not giving us a job. i have a house that isn't modification ready to give foreclosed on. just because a black man is president. that is not far. -- not fair courts what kind of industry is it an? caller: i did everything last night. host: how many interviews have you been on? caller: i have been on two interviews. they have these tests and all of this stuff to read you out. the weeding out process. he did not expect to be able to do that. i went on an interview -- you had to know everything about word, excel. you had to go through that. just anything that they can do to test you to lead you out of the process. all white and hispanic america do not know microsoft suite. we have just been punished. that is obvious. i am still going to vote for obama. one thing i learned -- i did not need the money to buy the trinkets. i had a nice home, nice
CSPAN
Sep 13, 2012 7:00am EDT
: i believe president obama gave a statement yesterday where he said it would work with the libyans to bring the people who attacked the embassy to justice. u.s. marines are going to the embassy in tripoli, but that is window dressing. i think the libyan government pose a real desire for america to be engaged in libya. i am sure there will be an effort to track the group behind the attack. libya is facing a similar challenge to morsi. libyans are devout muslim people. in fighting gaddafi, many happen to be more hard-core islamic fighters. i think the libyan officials in government are struggling with that. their tendency is to blame events like the death of ambassador stevens on gaddafi loyalists. that is probably the case. host: thank you for your time this morning. we appreciate it. from the washington post, a florida pastor is asked to withdraw film backing. what should the u.s. response be? patty on the republican line. caller: i think we should -- i do not think we should apologize. this is just a ridiculous move to blame a silly little film. the president goes out and apologiz
CSPAN
Sep 25, 2012 7:00am EDT
, september 25. president obama delivers his fourth address to the united nations in new york today. topics include libya, iran, syria, and north korea. he will have remarks around noon eastern at the clinton global initiative. republican candidate mitt romney will speak first at the event, 9:00 a.m. this morning, live coverage on c-span 2. in the papers, all eyes focused on new york for the united nations gathering. we want to get your take on the united nations and global affairs. you can also send us a tweet. post your comments on facebook. or email us. let's start with the money. the united nations budget for its operations for 2012/2013. the breakdown like this -- let's look at peacekeeping efforts, that is a separate budget. this is all from the united nations web site and global solutions and reuters. the operational budget and the peacekeeping budget -- what you think the u.n.'s role is in global affairs? we will start with today's headlines -- here's the baltimore sun this morning with this headline -- we want to get your take this morning on the role of the un in global affairs. p
CSPAN
Sep 30, 2012 7:00am EDT
saying ron paul can't win. it every time he gets up to speak he draws a bigger crowds then obama or romney. the motion is amazing. i run into so many people -- you always hear they cannot win. if they could get more coverage other than c-span, c-span are the only people that are fair to third-party people compared to fox or cnn or ms nbc or any of the other ones. i wish more people would watch c-span and educate themselves to receive more votes. host: thank you for the call. one of your saying -- as we said earlier, ross perot sitting down for his first extended interview in many years. an interview conducted in plano, texas on thursday by richard wealth. they were agreeing to have our cameras in the room. it is a 70 minute conversation including david walker, who has been working with him on a number of initiatives to educate voters on issues in the election. the debt and deficit exceed $16 trillion. his article will appear tomorrow in usa today. we will show you an excerpt in just a moment. first some context to ross perot. when he ran as a third-party, he talked about the grow
CSPAN
Sep 17, 2012 7:00am EDT
on this monday, september 17, 2012. president obama traveled to ohio today to continue touting his efforts for the u.s. auto industry. he will make an official complaint with the world trade organization alleging china is undercutting the american automobile industry. former massachusetts governor mitt romney takes its campaign to california today to speak? the u.s. hispanic chamber of commerce. the anti-muslim video sparking debate in this country and others about whether government can or should control internet content. we want to get your take on that question this morning. the white house asked google to review its policy on the video. some calling it an unusual step and perhaps unprecedented from the u.s. government. what are your thoughts on best? -- on this? tweet. a or contact us on facebook. or e-mail us. here is the front page of the business section of the new york times this morning. a similar article was also in the washington post on sunday -- excuse me, on friday. harold is a democrat in ohio. should the government be controlling content on the web? caller: i don't think so
CSPAN
Sep 22, 2012 7:00am EDT
the government running until march 27, 2013. in presidential news, president obama and the milwaukee for a campaign rally. michelle obama speaking in washington tonight. to find out more information you can go to our c-span website, our campaign 2012 site, you can find out affirmation about those events. our topic for the first 45 minutes, take a look at the topic of medicare. paul ryan of last night talking about it at the aarp. and president obama mentioned it as part of his campaign. we are looking at voters in 55 years or older. we want to get your thoughts this morning specifically to the topic of medicare. more specifically, who do you trust, president obama or mitt romney when it comes to how they handle medicare issues? here is how you can contact us. two lines/two regions. -- two lines divided by two regions. who do you trust on medicare? "washington post" has a right up when it comes to this topic. here is the headline. the article references the white house, or at least those running to the white house when it comes to medicare. paul ryan in front of the aarp, here is a bi
CSPAN
Sep 11, 2012 7:00am EDT
, 202-737-0002. for independents, 202-628-0205. president obama and firstly, michelle obama, will observe a moment of silence at 8:35 eastern time, the same time when flight 11 struck the tower. there is a shot of the pentagon this morning with a flag draped over that building. meanwhile, mitt romney will be speaking at the national guard's annual conference. flags across washington today are at half mast to mark the anniversary. there are hearings on capitol hill. on the house side they will take a look at preventing terrorists from entering united states. "usa today" on their front page "as time passes." it says here -- host: p.j., a democrat, new jersey. you are up first. caller: i see this event as a different thing. i look at it from an engineering standpoint. this is the first time that steele has ever been melted by fire outside of a blast furnace. there was a tremendous chance to study this event that was not allowed. host: all right, virginia. parker, independent line. good morning. caller: we should be honoring those who lost their lives 10 years ago. and we should
CSPAN
Sep 23, 2012 7:00am EDT
the debates yet. host: had already made up your mind? caller: i have, i am voting for barack obama. host: new york is a state where you have to present a legitimate reason for an absentee ballot. if you could vote early, would you do so? caller: i guess i would, yes. host: let's move on to tim in of illinois, also on the line for democrats. caller: hello. host: your state is one that can cast votes early. are you going to take advantage of that? caller: i will. i think it is a good idea. i look at the two candidates, mitt romney and obama. mitt romney has no plan. the rich will continue to be rich and the poor will continue to be poor. i will go with obama. he has a plan for all americans. he believes that all the blood is the same. host: go ahead, patrice. caller: i think early voting is a great idea, especially if you have already made up your mind. i have made up my mind. host: who will you vote for? caller: president barack obama. i just think that his plan is the right way to go. especially when you have a candidate who does not have a plan or will not reveal it to the voters. i would ra
CSPAN
Sep 20, 2012 7:00am EDT
as members consider legislation that would block president obama's welfare law changes. this morning we will be talking about the economy. 51% of americans polled said the economy is getting better. we thought we would turn it into a quantitative discussion with you. how would you have answered the question? is the economy recovering? tell us yes or no and why or why not. you can also post on facebook. send us a tweet or an email. and a dead thursday morning to you. there are some many ways that the economy is pulling out in the political campaign. but mr. by showing you this new nbc news washington journal poll that has been making news this week. here is the wednesday coverage of it. uptick and eight, -- optimism on the economy. there is the uptick. we have lots of headlines to assure you. to demonstrate how important those in washington think the economy is, with the commission on presidential debates announced their topics, and we have the news release here. let me show you if we can get in real close. three-quarters of the debate will be specifically on the economy underscoring the
CSPAN
Sep 16, 2012 7:00am EDT
from "the washington post." "the obama administration, ordering the evacuation of all personnel from tunisia and the sudan. -- suzanne." we will be focusing more on this later in the program. the new share with you more of what is in the editorial page in "the new york times." as we all prepare for retirement, the editorial has this -- host: is a related story from the fox business channel, are your savings ready to retire? "50% of americans have $25,000 in savings, total savings retirement, as well as other investments." we want to teach your calls on whether other americans are headed for an insecure retirement. fred is on the phone, independent line. good morning. caller: at this age you have to deal with something called the ryan budget. it wants to take medicare, social security, everything old people need to just live. they want to take a lot of this way. and there is no way a retired person can make this money up. they want to give this money to the rich. for tax breaks. how anyone could retire under those strains that we are about to encounter, it is frightening. >> thank you
CSPAN
Sep 1, 2012 7:00am EDT
heard-of, barack obama into celebrities. modern day political conventions produce a steady stream of informercial, rather, during primetime all without paying for coverage. conventions have their pitfalls. these affairs have, on occasion, slipped off message, producing sometimes unanticipated adverse events. the violent clashes between police and protesters at the 1968 democratic convention nearly overshadowed the political rough housing on the convention floor. word of this week's incident, rather, in tampa in which two republican guests reportedly threw peanuts at a black cnn camerawoman saying, quote, this is how we feed animals is spreading like wild fire among african-americans and other minorities obliterating the diversity message the republicans delivered on stage. so this is how we're going to start. we want to talk to the first 45 minutes of the program. should political conventions be changed in 2016? our first call comes from texas on our line for republicans, chris? you're on the "washington journal." >> caller: good morning. >> host: good morning, chris. tell me what
CSPAN
Sep 10, 2012 7:00am EDT
bit of fox and meet the press. host: president obama was on face the nation yesterday on cbs. [video clip] >> we have an obligation to make sure government works. there is still waste and programs that don't work and ways we can make it more efficient. i am more than happy to work with republicans. in reducing our deficits, we can make sure that we cut the dollar's descent for every dollar of reducincreased revenu. >> that is the deal they turned down. >> that is part of what we have to deal with. governor romney said that he woulnot take it. the problem is the arithmetic does not add up. you cannot reduce the deficit unless you take a balanced approach that says we have to make government leaner and more efficient. we also have to ask people like me or governor romney, whose taxes are just about lower than they have been in the last 50 years, to do a little bit more. if we go back to the tax rates for folks making more than $250,000 a year back to the rates we had under bill clinton, we can close the deficit, stabilized the economy, keep taxes on middle-class families low, provide t
CSPAN
Sep 21, 2012 7:00am EDT
obama a one-term president, not working on any jobs, not working on any infrastructure, not helping out anything, just making the president a one-term president. i think we need to get the republicans out of there and let's get some democrats in and let's get things done. thanks for taking my call. host: thank you. michael is on the phone, from new albany, ohio,. caller: good morning. we are in our mid 60's. we believe and trust in our country and that's supposed to be by the people and for the people. all the things have become so political, partisan situation where the job does not get done, we elect a congressman and the senate people, they get these cushy positions. sometimes they say things for us, but things don't get done. we look at the events of the last week or so. you have a president who did not open his mouth when things were tragic and everything was going on in the middle east. regardless of the campaign, he should've been in washington and addressing the american people. he is the president. he should be giving us some sol -- solace and confidence that the government wil
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